Of interest, for one reason or another, were these New Year admissions to partnerships in U. S. banking and brokerage houses:
Chos. D. Barney & Co.: Alexander Biddle; John W. Castles.
Benjamin Hill & Co.: Samuel S. Fontaine, onetime cub reporter under the late great Col. Henry Watterson; for more than 25 years Financial Editor of the New York World.
Hornblower & Weeks: F. Dewey Everett and Edward V. Jaeger, market advice editor, of New York; W. David Owen, James J. Phelan Jr., Henry B. Dearbon of Chicago; bringing the firm's...